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Former Clarke Employee Wins ASHA Editor's Award

November 14, 2017—The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) honored former Clarke employee Frank Iglehart with the Editor's Award for the American Journal of Audiology.[More]

Honoring Trustees for their Service and Welcoming a New Addition to the Board

November 13, 2017—Clarke is honored to recognize Kevin Franck, PhD, Sara Grosvenor and Sharon McCarthy as they close out their terms with Clarke's Board of Trustees this fall. Kevin, the brother of a Clarke Alumna, joined the Board in 2011; Sara, Founder and President of The Alexander...[More]

Clarke Staff and Alumni Collaborate on Educational eBook

November 5, 2017—Thanks to the contributions from Clarke staff, Smith/Clarke alumni and Clarke Board Members, we are pleased to announce that the eBook Preparing to Teach, Committing to Learn: An Introduction to Educating Children who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing, is now available...[More]

The 38th Annual Conference on Mainstreaming Students with Hearing Loss Draws Hundreds of Professionals, Parents and Teens

November 1, 2017—Clarke Mainstream Services’ 38th Annual Conference on Mainstreaming Students with Hearing Loss was a great success, drawing hundreds of attendees, sponsors and exhibitors from across the country. This year’s event was especially significant, as Clarke Schools for...[More]

 
August 9, 2010

Memoir by Clarke Parent Featured in Good Housekeeping


August 9, 2010—The July issue of Good Housekeeping magazine features an excerpt from the uplifting memoir If a Tree Falls, by Clarke parent Jennifer Rosner.  When Rosner’s two daughter were born deaf, she set out on an odyssey of personal discovery, tracing a family history of deafness to ancestors in Eastern Europe.  Catherine Newman, author of Waiting for Birdy, said,  “this beautiful  book is about listening — really listening — to children, history, and one’s own, knowing heart. It’s an exquisite memoir, crossed with poetry and the unmistakable shine of truth.”

Click here for more information about the book.